The world’s largest aircraft, the A380 made its landmark debut with Singapore Airlines, carrying 450 passengers on its flight to Sydney from Singapore.
To prepare for the super jumbo jet’s arrival, Sydney Airport authorities spent $128 million to upgrade its infrastructure which included the widening of runways, the reinforcement of underground tunnels and the construction of special air bridges to accommodate the A380’s double-decker design.
Big fuss for a plane? Here are some facts to put it in perspective.
This infographic is presented by the Baltic Travel Company.